Bands from the 60s-2013. Bands from the 60s! The Beetles-The Beatles were an English rock band formed in Liverpool in 1960. Their best-known lineup, consisting of John Lennon, Paul McCartney, George Harrison, and Ringo Starr, became considered by many as the greatest and most influential act of the rock era.Who were some popular singers in the 1960s?
The Supremes, Presley and The Rolling Stones also owe some of their fame to television. The counterculture of the '60s made other musicians famous, including Bob Dylan, Jimi Hendrix and Janis Joplin.